Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics118% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus MAXIMUS VII HERO  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170124
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 17:27
Run Duration265 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790K-$326
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
SC Int 139
SC Float 142
SC Mixed 140
112% 140 Pts
QC Int 451
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 443
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 689
MC Float 710
MC Mixed 678
104% 692 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$535
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Lighting 164
Reflection 406
Parallax 453
83% 341 fps
MRender 266
Gravity 442
Splatting 273
143% 327 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 118%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$139
181GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 502
Write 407
Mixed 421
99% 443 MB/s
4K Read 45.8
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 49.2
190% 67.9 MB/s
DQ Read 41.3
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 117
101% 141 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 110%
Great: 118%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
155GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 69% Great: 116%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$110
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 168
Mixed 173
132% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 3.11
4K Mixed 0.3
116% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$42
422GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 93.1
Write 88.4
Mixed 88.9
68% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.3
94% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 62%
WD WD740ADFD-00NLR1 74GB
131GB free
Firmware: 21.07QR5 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 151
Write 149
Mixed 135
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.09
207% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 47%
WD WD740ADFD-00NLR1 74GB
131GB free
Firmware: 21.07QR5 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 153
Write 154
Mixed 120
106% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 3.32
4K Mixed 0.78
188% 1.69 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL TridentX DDR3 2400 C10 2x8GB-$199
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
86.9% Excellent
MC Read 31.3
MC Write 32.5
MC Mixed 27.6
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.2
SC Write 25.5
SC Mixed 27.1
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 45
89% 45 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical MAXIMUS VII HERO Builds (Compare 4,860 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 59%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VII HERO

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $873
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